The annual Kids Fishing Day sponsored by the West End Sportsmen’s Club and Pacific Coast Salmon Coalition will take place Sunday, May 5 from 6 a.m. – noon at the Bogachiel Rearing Pond.
All children 12 years and under may fish, there will be a special area for children 5 and under. There is a five fish limit and no catch and release, you catch them you keep them. No adult fishing but adults may assist if needed.
A limited number of poles are available to borrow also free bait. Snacks, hot cocoa and coffee will be available, donations are welcomed.
Special thanks to the PCSC, Bogachiel and Sol Duc Hatchery, WESC, Forks Elks Club, Edna Leppell, Forks Outfitters, West Waste and the many volunteers who assist with set-up, clean-up and the running of the event.